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Know-How Screencast - Animate Cut-outs in PowerPoint (Basic)

Posted by: leelefever on May 8, 2013- 7:44am

Topic: Know-How

Categories: cut-outs, DIY, powerpoint, screencast, software


This short video shares the basic steps to animating Common Craft Cut-outs using PowerPoint.  It is part of series focused on helping you make Common Craft Style videos and presentations using common tools.   Note: the "custom animation" functionality used below may appear differently in various versions of PowerPoint, but the basic ideas should be consistent across versions and in tools like Keynote. Watch: Reading this in email?  Watch here.  Want to get started? Check out our library of... Continue Reading

Experiments With The New @CommonCraft Twitter Account

Posted by: leelefever on December 13, 2008- 4:00pm


Categories: business, feedback, lesson, software, twitter


I've been a Twitter user for just over 2 years now and I'm still trying to figure out how to use it well. A couple of weeks ago, We created an @commoncraft account that's focused on our business and looks behind-the-scenes. Now that I have an established account (@leelefever) and one that's just getting started, I've been thinking a lot about what's possible with Twitter.  Some thoughts: (If you're new to Twitter, watch our video Twitter in Plain English ) To Follow or Not to Follow I... Continue Reading